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Diwan-e-Aam (Hall of Public Audience) at Agra Red Fort

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Agra Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, India. The fort is also known as Lal Qila, Fort Rouge and Red Fort of Agra. It is about 2.5 km northwest of its much more famous sister monument, the Taj Mahal. The fort can be more accurately described as a walled palatial city.

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A: Red Fort

di Oleg Marchenko, 30 metri di distanza

Red Fort

B: Red Fort, Agra

di Justin Imhoff, 100 metri di distanza

Agra Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Agra, India. The fort is also known as Lal Qila,...

Red Fort, Agra

C: Red Fort Agra

di Oleg Marchenko, 170 metri di distanza

Red Fort Agra

D: Taj Mahal, Yamuna River

di Roger Berry, 1.7 km di distanza

The Yamuna River flows behind the Taj Mahal, you often see people herding goats and water buffalos al...

Taj Mahal, Yamuna River

E: The Taj Mahal

di Michael Maniezzo, 1.7 km di distanza

Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal

F: Baby Taj, tomb of Itimad ud Daulah

di Roger Berry, 1.8 km di distanza

A lesser-known monument of Agra, the tomb of Itimad ud Daulah is sometimes called the 'Baby Taj' beca...

Baby Taj, tomb of Itimad ud Daulah

G: Taj Mahal Dawn, Agra, Utlar Pradesh

di Edward Oest, 1.8 km di distanza

The Taj Mahal has been considered as one of the eight wonders of the world. It is constructed of whit...

Taj Mahal Dawn, Agra, Utlar Pradesh

H: Taj Mahal Sunset No.01

di Justin Imhoff, 1.9 km di distanza

The security guards would not allow me to take my tripod inside the grounds without "permission", whi...

Taj Mahal Sunset No.01

I: Taj Mahal Sunset No.02

di Justin Imhoff, 2.0 km di distanza

Taj Mahal Sunset No.02

J: Taj Mahale Minaret

di Yasushi Kishimoto, 2.0 km di distanza

Taj Mahale Minaret

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Text by Steve Smith.

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